The Benefits Of Home Appeal

This is a good article however I don’t feel as though you can benefit from this 10% increase in your home’s value due to banks being so strict on appraisals.  The banks are helping to drive prices lower just because of this. 

 

“Even today, it’s worth investing in your home’s exterior. Good landscaping adds about 10% to a home’s value, according to a Michigan State report. Plus, you can use your yard to enjoy some R&R. These four homes are on the market now.”

This is a good article however I don’t feel as though you can benefit from this 10% increase in your home’s value due to banks being so strict on appraisals.  The banks are helping to drive prices lower just because of this. 

 

“Even today, it’s worth investing in your home’s exterior. Good landscaping adds about 10% to a home’s value, according to a Michigan State report. Plus, you can use your yard to enjoy some R&R. These four homes are on the market now.”

 

http://money.cnn.com/galleries/2009/moneymag/0905/gallery.home_exterior.moneymag/index.html?section=money_realestate